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World Science Festival to Announce Programming and Release Tickets

World Science Festival to Announce Programming and Release Tickets From May 29-June 2 – 5 Days, 5 Boroughs and 50 Incredible Events What: On Tuesday, April 22nd the World Science Festival announces its spectacular program lineup, which takes over New … READ MORE>>

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Resilience

How Your Brain Helps You Bounce Back By Steven M. Southwick, MD, and Dennis S. Charney, MD We all respond to stress, trauma and tragedy in our own unique ways. Some people become immobilized by stress and lose their ability … READ MORE>>

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Caring for Our Veterans: The Wounded Warrior Project

by Susan Hornik If ever you want a lesson in courage, strength and the ability to persevere despite any obstacle, talk to one of the wonderful people who participate in the Wounded Warrior Project. The Jacksonville-based nonprofit organization’s purpose is … READ MORE>>

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Book Giveaway for “Your Next Big Thing: 10 Small Steps to Get Moving and Get Happy”

Brain World has 5 free copies to give out to readers. Please leave a comment to be entered to win. (Giveaway applies to U.S.residents only.) Feeling Stuck? 10 Steps from “The Now You” to “The New You” By Dr. Ben … READ MORE>>

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Countdown to Valentine’s Day…9 Ways to Love YOURSELF

Will You Be Your Valentine? Nine Ways to Love YOURSELF This Valentine’s Day
 The holiday of hearts and flowers is all about giving to friends and family; but maybe it’s a time for a little giving to yourself, too. By … READ MORE>>

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Ommani Center’s Dr. Rose Kumar, M.D., on her new book “Becoming Real: Harnessing the Power of Menopause for Health and Success”

According to the American Heart Organization, one woman dies of heart disease every minute…Is that because for years we tend to put the needs of others ahead of our own? Imagine if your best friend, sister, mother happened to be … READ MORE>>

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IBREA’s World Youth Leadership Program – Generation 3

The International Brain Education Association (IBREA) held its third World Youth Leadership Program from January 6-12, 2013 in New York City. Spending half the time in New York City where they met with many officials from various organizations and country … READ MORE>>

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Newberg & Waldman’s Compassionate Communication

The dynamic duo of Andrew Newberg, M.D. and Mark Robert Waldman who brought us “Born to Believe: God, Science, and the Origin of Ordinary and Extraordinary Beliefs” and “How God Changes Your Brain: Breakthrough Findings from a Leading Neuroscientist,” have … READ MORE>>

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The Violent Brain: Ingredients of a Mass Murderer

By Lauren Migliore On July 20, 2012, a heavily armed young man walked into a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, and opened fire on the audience, killing 12 people and injuring nearly 60. Here’s the thing: On paper, James Holmes … READ MORE>>

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“Sharing is Caring” or Is It?

It’s very likely that you’ve heard the expression, “sharing is caring”. While most people tend to fall in line with this notion and engage in sharing because of how good it makes them feel, there are those who harbor alternative … READ MORE>>

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Deepak Chopra speaks of “Love In Action” at the UN

How does one unlearn intolerance? Does a double negative cancel itself out? One could hope. Intolerance is like a bad habit. The more you try to avoid it, stamp it out, the more it rears its ugly head. It’s a … READ MORE>>

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Tiffany Shlain on Mindfulness, the Internet & her latest creation, “BRAIN POWER”

A long time ago, longer than I’d care to admit, I was sitting at a dinner gathering and my cousin Fred posed the question: “What do you think is the fastest way to make change…by group consensus or by one … READ MORE>>

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The Brain World Alzheimer’s Challenge

DID YOU KNOW the month of November is Alzheimer’s awareness month? Currently 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease. In reaction to this epidemic, according to Brookdale Senior Living, “National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month is a time for organizations, … READ MORE>>

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Create Your Happiness

by Ilchi Lee Human emotion is a strong response coming out of our mental activities. Emotion itself is only a brain function; it is neither positive nor negative. Fear makes you avoid danger, resentment makes you fight, and loving makes … READ MORE>>

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Phillip Moffitt’s Mindfulness

At age 40, at the peak of his career, Phillip Moffitt, CEO and editor-in-chief of Esquire magazine, did something many of us long to do. He traded in his worldly aspirations to explore the inner life. Moffitt left his New … READ MORE>>

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